Latte artists: compete in Boston!

Sign up to compete in the Latte Art Exhibition at SCAA in Boston NOW! Grand prize is a complete home espresso set-up! It's crazy amazing!

People! Did you know there’s going to be a U.S. Latte Art Exhibition competition at the SCAA show in Boston April 11-13? Well, now you do, so go on over HERE and enter to compete!

Top six finishers at the 2013 World Latte Art Championship, held in Korea. Imagine your name up there as a rep for the United States!

Top six finishers at the 2013 World Latte Art Championship, held in Korea. Imagine your name up there as a rep for the United States!

The U.S. is pretty behind in the latte art game where the World Latte Art Championship is concerned — loads of other countries compete in the World Coffee Events-hosted World Latte Art Championship, but not the United States! We know you guys have some mega talent—just look what you bring to the table at every Coffee Fest latte art competition! So c’mon: participate in the Latte Art Exhibition at SCAA!

Are you kidding?? The winner at the Latte Art Exhibition at SCAA in Boston wins a Dalla Corte Mini, among other sick prizes!

Are you kidding?? The winner at the Latte Art Exhibition at SCAA in Boston wins a Dalla Corte Mini, among other sick prizes!

If all goes well with this Exhibition, we’ll have a real United States Latte Art Championship in 2014, which means that we’ll have a United States representative at the World Latte Art Championship that year! How awesome is that?

If you still need another reason to compete, though, how does more than $6000 in prizes sound? Dope, right? The winner of the Latte Art Exhibition at the SCAA sow in Boston will win an entire home espresso set-up—no joke! You get a Dalla Corte mini, a Mahlkönig ProM grinder, and all the bar tools you need (tamp, mat, knockbox), from Prima! That’s so awesome!

The winner also gets this kick-ass Mahlkönig ProM grinder! That shizz is cray!

The winner also gets this kick-ass Mahlkönig ProM grinder! That shizz is cray!

Spaces are going to fill up fast, so I encourage you to sign up pronto! Just pour your hearts out with that sick talent I know you have, and you could win this amazing prize pack—not to mention 1st-ever-U.S.-latte-art-contest-champ bragging rights…

The awesome Patrick Burns is available to answer your questions about the contest—just email him! info@baristathrowdown.com.

Competition Days:
Thursday April 11, Friday April 12, Saturday April 13

Competition Times:
Thursday: 11am – 12pm & 2pm – 3pm
Friday: 11am – 12pm & 3pm – 4pm
Saturday: 10am – 12pm Finals & Awards

See you in Boston!

About the Author

Sarah

Sarah Allen is co-founder and editor of Barista Magazine, the international trade magazine for coffee professionals. A passionate advocate for baristas, quality, and the coffee community, Sarah has traveled widely to research stories, interact with readers, and present on a variety of topics affecting specialty coffee. She also loves animals, swimming, ice cream, and living in Portland, Oregon.